[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Holly Evarts
Columbia University

Columbia Engineering Team Makes First Single-Molecule Measurement of Van Der Waals Interactions at Metal-Organic Interface

Caption: This is a model structure illustrating the bonding of bipyridine to the rough gold surface through direct nitrogen-gold chemical bonding and indirect van der Waals bonding.

Credit: Columbia Engineering

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: Unraveling intricate interactions, 1 molecule at a time

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]